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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Davidson County

Diabetes

A test for hemoglobin 'A one C' measures the average level of blood sugar over the past three months. About how many times in the past 12 months has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional checked you for hemoglobin 'A one C'?

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  Total
Respond.^
1 time 2 times 3-4 times 5+ times Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,614 241 15.0 12.9-17.4 361 23.9 21.3-26.8 762 45.7 42.7-48.8 124 7.3 5.8- 9.0 126 8.1 6.6- 9.8
-Davidson County 55 9 15.2 7.6-28.1 15 20.7 11.9-33.5 21 38.5 25.0-54.1 2 2.2 0.5- 8.8 8 23.4 11.0-43.1
GENDER
Male 25 3 11.1 3.4-31.0 6 18.5 7.7-38.2 9 31.4 15.3-53.8 2 4.2 1.0-16.2 5 34.8 14.8-62.2
Female 30 6 19.9 8.5-39.8 9 23.2 11.4-41.5 12 46.7 27.9-66.5 0 0.0 . - . 3 10.3 2.9-30.8
RACE
White 50 9 17.2 8.7-31.3 14 22.2 12.6-35.9 19 40.9 26.6-56.8 2 2.5 0.6- 9.9 6 17.2 7.1-36.2
Other 5 0 0.0 . - . 1 9.6 1.0-53.1 2 21.1 3.3-67.4 0 0.0 . - . 2 69.3 22.9-94.5
AGE
18-44 6 2 22.3 4.7-62.8 0 0.0 . - . 2 22.2 4.2-64.8 0 0.0 . - . 2 55.5 17.9-87.7
45+ 49 7 13.2 6.0-26.5 15 26.5 15.7-41.2 19 43.1 28.6-58.9 2 2.8 0.7-11.1 6 14.4 6.0-30.7
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 39 4 9.7 3.3-25.0 10 19.2 9.7-34.5 15 35.1 20.4-53.4 2 3.1 0.7-12.3 8 32.9 16.1-55.5
Some College + 16 5 28.8 11.4-56.0 5 24.3 9.1-50.7 6 46.9 22.5-72.8 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 40 5 11.5 4.4-26.8 11 19.7 10.2-34.7 15 34.2 19.8-52.2 2 3.1 0.7-12.1 7 31.6 15.1-54.4
$50,000+ 8 1 15.7 2.2-60.9 3 34.2 10.1-70.5 4 50.1 18.4-81.8 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .

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^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

** Northeast NC I: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Northampton, and Warren counties.
Northeast NC II: Beaufort, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Hyde, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Beaufort, Bertie, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Hyde, Martin, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, Warren, and Washington.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

*** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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